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Surfin Tacos

54-296 Kamehameha Highway, Hauula, Oahu, HI
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Ranked #3 of 12 Restaurants in Hauula
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Cuisines: Mexican
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Ridgefield, Connecticut
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299 reviews 299 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
74 helpful votes 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

This place is not much on the eyes, but the fish tacos are excellent. Small, fast food-like restaurant, but fish tacos are first rate. Watch out for the wandering chickens.

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Lincoln Park, Michigan
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

We stopped in while in Oahu and weren't very impressed. Quite a few customers were complaining about wrong orders and about how long of a wait it was. The fish and shrimp tacos were pretty good, nothing special. The price was about average of Hawaii ( a bit high ) & we did have to wait about 45 min or... More

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Kaneohe, Hawaii
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22 reviews 22 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Expensive, but they are good. Fish tacos are just okay. Burritos and salads are also just okay. Sweet pork quesadillas are the best. Its $$$ for a little joint…but its addictive.

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Sitka, Alaska
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014

We really enjoyed the fish tacos!! We go back to Oahu every other year and we make sure to stop here for tacos!

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Logandale, Nevada, United States
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2014

I had ahi fish tacos on the first visit, and a shrimp burrito on the second. It was really yummy both times

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Honolulu, Hawaii
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12 reviews 12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014

Great tacos and burritos, friendly staff. Very accommodating. Parking lot needs work. Desserts also excellent. I will return next Time through.

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Lake Havasu City, Arizona
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2014

We found ourselves here twice during our short week stay near the area. The first time many of the group purchased the tacos. However, we learned that the burritos were the way to go for us. Same price; a ton more food. The fish was superb; Ahi both times we went. We also had members of our party have the... More

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New England
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38 reviews 38 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2014

Good fish tacos - great sauce. Flour tortillas - needs a slaw over a romaine I would say. Sweet pork tacos are great as well. Homemade hot sauce is super hot and tasty. The rice and beans that come with the tacos were pretty bland. The quesadillas coming out looked great. Really friendly help.

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2013

My wife and I repeatedly found ourselves on the North Shore during our stay on Oahu. One day, we randomly stopped in at North Shore Tacos, who boasted the #1 fish tacos on the island. Let me start by saying that I'm not a fish person. But, when in Rome... Those fish tacos were wonderful. We actually ate lunch there... More

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Denver, Colorado
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125 reviews 125 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
115 helpful votes 115 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2013

They've changed their name, but not the quality of their food. Fresh, tasty ingredients - including the tacos and the accompanying rice & beans. Tried 1 fish taco and 1 shrimp taco. Preferred the latter, but was glad to have tried each. One of the best meals I had on Oahu!

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